CII in partnership with the Directorate General of Resettlement (DGR) organized the National DGR National Corporate Conclave on 19 August 2014 at Manekshaw Centre with the focus of the event being the role of Ex-Servicemen (ESM) in the Nation building, hand-in-hand with Corporate India. The event was inaugurated by the Defence Minister and has appealed to the corporate world to utilise the excellent trained manpower of Ex-Servicemen (ESM) to fulfill their corporate social responsibility programmes. The event was attended by various senior officials from the Armed Forces, Ministry of Defence and senior Industry Representatives. Shri Ajay Sriram, President CII; Director General CII Shri Chandrajit Banerjee, Secretary Department of Ex-Servicemen Welfare Smt Sangeeta Gairola and Director General Resettlement, Major General Amrik Singh addressed the gathering. The prime focus of the Conclave was to create awareness among the corporate sector about the availability of a vast multitude of experienced veterans of the Services who possess attributes and skills of a highly refined quality, for placement in the Industry.